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Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by jet, Nov 3, 2008.

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  1. Hot_Escargot

    Hot_Escargot Well-Known Member

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    Thanks jet.

    I'd love to post up new stuff but I don't want to be a spammer so check out my website now and then. Whenever you guys want to do another LSxSF boot or shoe just let me know and I'll get it done. Or if anyone wants me to reissue the first one I can do it too as long as I get a few orders.


    I would be interested in a reissue.
     


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    got the vintage indys

    I would love to see a snuff suede boot on the plaza last, commando sole.
     


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    jet Persian Bro

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    Thanks jet.

    I'd love to post up new stuff but I don't want to be a spammer so check out my website now and then. Whenever you guys want to do another LSxSF boot or shoe just let me know and I'll get it done. Or if anyone wants me to reissue the first one I can do it too as long as I get a few orders.


    No stress Tom, I'm sure the guys here have no problem posting up your new goods when they arrive.

    This on the grant last would be phenomenal
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    Teger Senior member

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    snuff suede plain toe boot on the plaza w/ commando sole and speed lacers
     


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    Thanks jet. Yes, a Grant lasted wingtip boot sounds very nice.

    snuff suede plain toe boot on the plaza w/ commando sole and speed lacers

    Thanks for the order Teger. SS PTB on the Plaza w/CS is definitely a winner. I'll keep that in mind.
     


  6. Hot_Escargot

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    how about cigar shell cordovan this time... is the grant last more sleek than the plaza? which I find to be adequately sleek btw.
     


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    how about cigar shell cordovan this time... is the grant last more sleek than the plaza? which I find to be adequately sleek btw.

    I would if I could but I have no cigar at the moment.

    Grant would not be as sleek at the Plaza.
     


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    Hot_Escargot Well-Known Member

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    ah... ok, well color#8 is no slouch.

    Amazing in sunlight.
     


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    sizing advice guys:

    If I wear a 7.5 E in the Allen Edmond last 8 (Thayer shoe to be exact)
    Would a 7.5 D in the Plaza last fit correctly?
     


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    You should consider a lined, snuff suede chukka boot on the plaza last. Alden's unlined suede boot just doesn't do it for a lot of people.
     


  11. Hot_Escargot

    Hot_Escargot Well-Known Member

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    sizing advice guys:

    If I wear a 7.5 E in the Allen Edmond last 8 (Thayer shoe to be exact)
    Would a 7.5 D in the Plaza last fit correctly?


    don't know AE. But I wear an 8D plaza... (sort of a roomy fit).

    vans=8.5
    Chucks=7
    common project=40

    don't know if that helps.
     


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    Grant lasted wingtip boots I would buy.
     


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    The biggest hole in my footwear wardrobe right now is a pair of Alden LHS moccasins, but I also really, really want the Plaza-last half brogues on a single sole in #8 from Leathersoul. They are basically perfect shoes.

    http://www.leathersoulhawaii.com/200...hell-cordovan/
     


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    Can someone explain leathersoul to me? It is an alden retailer, but does custom alden shoes? Or does it get special shoes from alden to sell exclusively at leathersoul
     


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